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Deacon Jones' death stirs tributes from around NFL

The football world reacted quickly Monday night and early Tuesday to the news that Hall of Fame defensive end Deacon Jones, considered by many to be the greatest defensive player in NFL history, died at the age of 74.

Here is a sample of the comments on Twitter:

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